Student Apprenticeship Programme

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad
Featured Internship
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the Novel Coronavirus -nCoV), we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at HSBC. As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey. If so, one of our Resourcing colleagues will explain how our video-interviewing technology will be used throughout the recruitment process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

Join the Bank of the future

Around the world, growth is bringing new prosperity; businesses are pioneering new trade routes; and new centres of wealth and influence are emerging. At HSBC, we’re inspired by the ways the world is changing for our business and for our customers. That’s why we’re looking to connect with the best and the brightest people from across the globe. With so much to offer, we’re ideally placed to help you realise your ambitions.

During your Placement, you will be challenged to use your talents and academic knowledge to add value to the bank and improve your professional and personal skills. You will receive practical training to complement your academic studies, embedding our values while growing your career. You will benefit from building your skills and banking knowledge in a real working environment, and will be provided opportunities to take on responsibilities in a selection of interesting projects.

Malaysia Student Work Placement opportunities are available in the following business areas.

  • Wealth and Personal Banking

We help customers to take care of their day-to-day finances and to manage, protect and grow their wealth. Our international network and breadth of expertise enable us to support individuals, families, business owners, investors and entrepreneurs around the world.

  • Global Banking & Markets (Global Banking, Markets & Securities Services and Wholesale Client Services)

Our Global Banking & Markets business focuses on building partnerships with our corporate, government and institutional clients to help them achieve consistent, long-term performance. We use the strength of HSBC’s international network to connect emerging and mature markets, covering key growth areas. Our products and services include advisory, financing, prime services, research and analysis, securities services, trading and sales, and transaction banking.

  • Commercial Banking (Business Banking and International Subsidiary Banking)

We provide businesses with banking services in both home markets and overseas. These include trade and receivables finance, global liquidity and cash management, multi-currency accounts, commercial cards, overdrafts, working capital finance, term loans and syndicated, leveraged, acquisition and project finance.

  • Global Functions (Risk, Compliance, Legal, Marketing, Communications, Human Resource and Finance)

It plays a vital role in supporting the bank’s Global Businesses, which includes areas from legal, risk and finance to human resources, sustainability, marketing and communications.

  • Digital Business Services (Operations, Technology and Key Central Business Services)

Our Digital Business Services teams are the foundation of HSBC, providing essential support across technology, operations and key central business services for our global businesses and functions. We play a vital role in driving great experiences for customers and colleagues, and enabling the bank’s strategy.


To be eligible for a place in the programme, you must be an undergraduate student studying in any discipline with availability to work full time from July ; December 2022 for a minimum duration of 12 weeks.

You must possess:

  • Good English communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good learning attitude and pleasant personality to work with multiple stakeholders
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • The legal right to work in Malaysia

What to Expect?

You will be a valued member of a team, and assigned specific responsibilities to complement your field of education. You will be supported by experienced managers, colleagues and a wide network of diverse peers, that will encourage you to share your views and ideas. #SpeakUpCulture

The chosen candidate for this role will be required to undergo enhanced vetting. Subject to local laws, this will require the individual to pass a series of additional checks as part of the recruitment process and on an ongoing basis, if selected for the role. HSBC Group reserves its position with regard to any steps, which it may take in relation to any material adverse findings, which may arise either when the checks are originally completed, and/or if relevant, on an ongoing basis.

You’ll achieve more at HSBC.

HSBC is committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. Personal data held by the Bank relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.

Issued by HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad